James L. Evans has been in the financial services business for 34 years. He began his career with Northwestern Mutual/Robert W. Baird in 1985 where he served as life agent and stock broker. From December 1989 to September 2006 he was a stock broker and branch manager for Park Avenue Securities in Canton, Ohio. His responsibilities included compliance, asset allocation strategy, marketing and accounting. Simultaneously from December 1989 to September 2004 he founded and was president of Western Reserve Pension Services, Inc. His duties included managing pension assets, discrimination testing, feasibility studies and general operations. He sold Western Reserve in September 2004, but continued his duties for Park Avenue Securities. In October 2006, he co-founded TTG Financial. He has served as a principal for TTG Financial from October 2006 to the present. His broad responsibilities including compliance, accounting, trading and asset allocation modeling. He has three Professional Designations; Qualified Pension Administrator in May 1992 and Qualified 401(k) Administrator in July 2002 issued by the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries and the Certified Financial Planner designation issued by the Board of Certified Financial Planners in October 2005.
Jim has been married to his wife Jill for 38 years and has two children and two grandchildren.